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Tim Benson
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Educated at Glasgow School of Art and Byam Shaw School of Art from 1998-2001, contemporary artist Tim Benson has received recognition with his election as Vice President of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters. As a practised figurative artist Tim not only creates a distinguishable likeness of a subject but moreover evokes the sitter’s character and mood. He is never satisfied with simple representation, rather concentrating on bringing to his work an emotive and often visceral quality.

Tim regularly exhibits in solo and group exhibitions around the UK. His work has a large following and collector base. He accepts portrait and figurative commissions in oil or charcoal.

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Term Dates

Summer Term 2019 | Tuesday 23 April - Sunday 21 July 2019

Half Term | 27 May - 2 June

Summer Workshops | 22 July - 25 August

Autumn Term 2019 | 9 September - 15 December

Half Term | 21 - 27 October

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